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World War II

Alger H. Burman
1944
Mandan, ND
World War II - Fallen
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 382nd Infantry Regiment, 96th Infantry Division
Date of Loss: October 26, 1944

Killed in action near the Philippines.

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1944
Kenmare, ND
World War II - MIA
Branch of Service: Air Force
Company/Division: 424th Bomber Squadron, 307th Bomber Group, Heavy
Date of Disappearance: October 26, 1944 / Age: 19

Died while in MIA status. Memorialized at Manila American Cemetery.

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1944
Ransom, ND
World War II - MIA
Branch of Service: Navy
Company/Division: United States Naval Reserve
Date of Disappearance: October 25, 1944 / Age: 20

Died while in MIA status.

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1944
Walhalla, ND
World War II - MIA
Branch of Service: Navy
Company/Division: United States Naval Reserve
Date of Disappearance: October 25, 1944

Died while in MIA status.

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1944
Powers Lake, ND
World War II - MIA
Branch of Service: Navy
Company/Division: United States Naval Reserve
Date of Disappearance: October 25, 1944

Died while in MIA status.

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1944
World War II - MIA
Branch of Service: Navy
Company/Division: United States Naval Reserve
Date of Disappearance: October 25, 1944 / Age: 20

Died while in MIA status while stationed aboard the destroyer USS Johnston when the ship was sunk by a Japanese fleet during the Battle of Leyte Gulf.

WWII Memorial, Hoboken
1944
Bismarck, ND
World War II - Fallen
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 24th Quartermaster Company, 24th Infantry Division
Date of Loss: October 24, 1944 / Age: 30

Killed in action in the Philippines after suffering fatal wounds on Leyte Island.

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1944
Park River, ND
World War II - POW
Branch of Service: Marines
Date of Capture: October 24, 1944

Died while in Prisoner of War status.

Adam Jack Klupp
1944
Regent, ND
World War II - POW
Branch of Service: Navy
Date of Capture: October 24, 1944

Died when Arisan Maru, transporting Allied Prisoners of War from the Philippines to Japan, was sunk by USS Shark (SS-314)

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1944
World War II - MIA
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 31st Infantry Regiment
Date of Disappearance: October 24, 1944 / Age: 29

Died while in MIA status.

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